Originally the western part of Sherborn, Holliston was incorporated in 1724.

Holliston borders Sherborn, Millis, Medway, Milford, Hopkinton and Ashland



Lake Winthrop



Johnson, Leland


wikipedia article, google maps

Cemeteries (from www.findagrave.com): Central, Indian (Old North), Lincoln (West)

Holliston Historical Society

Morse, Abner, A Genealogical Register of the Inhabitants and History of the Towns of Sherborn and Holliston, Boston, Damrell and Moore, 1856.



Lake Winthrop in Holliston, Wikimedia Commons

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Vital Records:

New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Holliston, Massachusetts to the Year 1850, Boston, Stanhope Press, 1908.

Available online:

Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850. Online Database: NewEnglandAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001-2007.

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